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News

Houston Marathon participants gain inspiration

Houston Marathon participants gain inspiration

Sophia Lima, Staff Writer

Students and faculty who participated in the Chevron Houston Marathon found the experience fulfilling and inspiring.

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Jan 22

Inauguration reactions range from celebration to mourning

Inauguration reactions range from celebration to mourning

Eli Maierson, Staff Writer

Trump's inauguration streamed from channel ABC13 in the Chao Room on Jan. 20. While some sported "Make America Great Again" apparel, others wore somber black.

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Jan 20

Team Hyperlift prepares for final stage of Hyperloop competition

Team Hyperlift prepares for final stage of Hyperloop competition

Manar Ansari, Staff Writer

Team Hyperlift became the only high school team in SpaceX's Hyperloop Pod Design competition to advance to the final stage, joining teams such as Delft and MIT.

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Jan 17

Diversity conference opens up dialogue, reflection on 2016 election

Diversity conference opens up dialogue, reflection on 2016 election

Mia Guien, Staff Writer

Representatives from high schools across the nation discussed identity, minority struggles, and the presidential election at the Student Diversity Leadership Conference in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Jan 12

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Features

Freshman swimmer sets sight on Junior Olympics

Freshman swimmer sets sight on Junior Olympics

Maggie Ballard, Staff Writer

Freshman Eric Wang, who has raced against Olympic swimmer Simone Manuel, trains 22 hours a week in hopes of qualifying for the NCSA Junior Olympics.

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Jan 19

Sean Griffin joins admissions and athletics

Sean Griffin joins admissions and athletics

January 5, 2017

Tautology Club bonds over one quirky interest

Tautology Club bonds over one quirky interest

November 28, 2016

Breakthrough students create art inspired by Holocaust Museum Butterfly Project

Breakthrough students create art inspired by Holocaust Museum Butterfly Project

November 27, 2016

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Culture

Under Review: “La La Land”

Under Review: “La La Land”

Emily Chen, Online Editor

Movie musical "La La Land" transports audiences back in time with its jazzy soundtrack and Classic Hollywood glamour.

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Jan 18

Under Review: “Black Mirror” gives dark but accurate social commentary

Under Review: “Black Mirror” gives dark but accurate social commentary

January 9, 2017

Under Review: “Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life” turns characters upside down

Under Review: “Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life” turns characters upside down

January 3, 2017

What a Fool Believes: The ultimate 2016 playlist

What a Fool Believes: The ultimate 2016 playlist

December 28, 2016

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Opinions

Host Family Life: ten reflections on one semester

Host Family Life: ten reflections on one semester

Sophia Kontos, Staff Writer

In her final installment of "Host Family Life," Sophia Kontos thinks back to all the best moments of fall 2016 with exchange student Barbara.

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Jan 4

What a Fool Believes: The ultimate 2016 playlist

What a Fool Believes: The ultimate 2016 playlist

December 28, 2016

Host family life: Thanksgiving from a different perspective

Host family life: Thanksgiving from a different perspective

December 6, 2016

Host family life: FAQ’s

Host family life: FAQ’s

November 17, 2016

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Sports

Freshman swimmer sets sight on Junior Olympics

Freshman swimmer sets sight on Junior Olympics

Maggie Ballard, Staff Writer

Freshman Eric Wang, who has raced against Olympic swimmer Simone Manuel, trains 22 hours a week in hopes of qualifying for the NCSA Junior Olympics.

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Jan 19

Soccer scores two victories over St. Stephen’s

Soccer scores two victories over St. Stephen’s

January 13, 2017

Sean Griffin joins admissions and athletics

Sean Griffin joins admissions and athletics

January 5, 2017

Boys’ cross country takes third championship in a row

Boys’ cross country takes third championship in a row

November 8, 2016

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The official student newspaper of St. John's School.
The official student newspaper of St. John's School.